Safety Management Systems Risk Monitoring and Safety Performance Overview and Recurrent

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Brochure ButtonWithin the organization we need to be able to manage many different kinds of operational risk.

Post Holders and business owners have a specific responsibility for the effectiveness of the SMS system within the respective areas. A fundamental part of this process is to ensure the most effective risk assessment process.

The Delegates will understand effective methods of identifying and controlling risk, which is an essential element of safety management is the process of risk assessment.

How to identify hazards within their own workplace and to evaluate these hazards to produce a risk assessment.

During the course delegates will work through several examples with the emphasis on group work and discussion to evaluate the differences of opinion, which may come into risk assessment.

This training looks at several different ways that we can identify hazards, perform analysis and develop organizational appropriate mitigations.


a) To be able to explain the organisation SMS methodology related to Risk Mitigation.
b) To understand the mechanism whereby the Senior Management can demonstrate effective oversight and management of its risks.
c) To understand the meaning of “Top Down” Safety Management Systems – and what it means for business leaders.
d) To be able to actively engage in the involvement of all the staff in safety
e) To understand the methodology used to mitigate or control the potential “safety threats by assessing hazards and dealing with the associated risks ​
f) Understanding the need to provide Senior Management with full awareness of the key risks or exposures of the business
g) To develop the ability to Mitigate or control the potential “safety threats.


- SMS Introduction
- Abbreviations
- Review of EASA – SMS Regulatory Obligations
- What is the Current Status of the SMS within Our Organisation & Where are the Challenges?
- Hazards and Risk
- Measuring SMS Performance – The use of KPI and Other Performance Indicators
- Investigation and Analysis Considering Risk and Exposure
- Internal Reporting Into Our SMS – How Effective Is It?
- The Link Between the SMS and HF/ CRM
- SMS Developments and the Management of Change
- Developing and Managing an SMS Risk Register
- Data Gathering Techniques – Evaluation of Current and Future Practices
- Review and Assessment of the Emergency Response Planning Process


This course will be of very significant benefit to all persons with a specific involvement in the organisations SMS, It will also be of interest to Quality Audit staff and potential trainers who need to have the necessary competence to deliver effective courses in the organisation.

Training Department Managers and other Training staff will also benefit from attendance at this course.


A background in an aviation environment together with a comprehensive understanding of the theory and practice of SMS process and procedures.


After attending this course, participants should be able to present to the senior management team an SMS development plan which will continue to drive your organisations SMS in a strong and positive direction.


Course type: Presentation without voice over
Duration equivalent to 1-day classroom training
Category: Quality, Safety & Security
Price: 85 EUR


This course is part of the following programs:
Quality & Safety Competence in an EASA - CAMO & AMO Environment Learning Path Diploma
Quality & Safety for EASA Compliant Operations Staff Learning Path Diploma


3 to 5 courses/delegates - 5%
6 to 10 courses/delegates - 10%
11 to 24 courses/delegates - 15%
25 to 49 courses/delegates - 20%
> 50 courses/delegates - 25%

For multiple courses/users discount please contact us at [email protected]